Five Things I Wish I Knew Sooner About The Gym

By Ciara Ferguson If you’re self-conscious about your weight, going to the gym can be one of the most daunting experiences ever. The fear of being judged takes over and makes the whole thought of the gym absolutely terrifying. I went to the gym for the first time today and here are five things my friends told me about the …

Thirteen Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Watch 13 Reasons Why

By Ciara Maria Hayes 13 Reasons Why is, without a doubt, the biggest TV sensation this year so far. The show, based on the novel by Jay Asher, was made available to stream on Netflix recently and since then it’s been the only thing the Internet can talk about. If you haven’t seen it already, you’re probably planning to. But …

Ten Things Any Girl Can Relate To If They Grew Up A Tomboy

By Ciara Maria Hayes 1. Never wearing dresses You wouldn’t be caught dead in a dress or a skirt. Especially not if it was pink, much to your mother’s disappointment. Trackie bottoms and football shorts all the way. 2. Peoples shock when they hear you owned a PlayStation 2 “But they’re for boys!” Well, you didn’t care. To this day, …

Thirteen Reasons Why You Should Watch 13 Reasons Why

By Caitlin Griffin The new series that recently began streaming on Netflix is adapted from a book and already has raving reviews despite only being aired on March 31st. 1. Enlightening It should be taught in secondary schools around the world as it teaches teenagers a valuable lesson about bullying. Especially in the season finale but I won’t spoil it! …

How To Be Eco-Friendly In College

By Aisling O’Connor Donald Trump may believe that climate change is a conspiracy created by the Chinese, but unfortunately, it is a very real issue. Sources say that we are entering the largest mass extinction since the age of the dinosaurs. Mufasa wasn’t lying in the Lion King when he said that we’re all connected in the circle of life: …

Affordable Cruelty-Free Make-Up Brands

By Ciara Maria Hayes Finding a balance between being frugal and animal-friendly can often prove difficult, however, in recent years, there’s been a rise in cosmetics companies showing compassion for those we share the planet with. 1. The Body Shop This world-famous brand reaches the higher end of the “affordable” spectrum, however, the products are incredibly good quality for the …